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- n. A lawsuit; an action filed in a court of law to recover for injury wrongfully caused by another.
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- adj. Same as Civil action.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a lawsuit alleging violations of civil law by the defendant
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